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Alice is at it again

Toronto. After film’s popularity surged in 1880 with the famous Kodak camera, the race was on to increase its detail (resolution) and speed. By the time film faded from popular use, both resolution and speed had increased significantly. A friend … Continue reading

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That Film Plane Thing Again

Toronto. Well over a half century ago a young Latvian designed the amazing Minox spy camera. For a time, some¬†models used a novel idea to add to the lens correction – the film plane was slightly curved along its longer … Continue reading

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250 Megapixels anyone?

Toronto. Russ Forfar, owner of Kominek Camera Repair, sent me an email mentioning that Canon has announced a monster 250 megapixel sensor this month as reported on the AIP Scitation¬†web site last week. This sensor is a smallish size APS-H … Continue reading

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